Project Description

After working in the electric utility industry for over 17 years, Carl Potter started Potter and Associates International in 1993. Through his presentations and consulting, he now spends his time bringing his frontline, hands-on experience of personal responsibility and safety to companies all over the US, Canada, and other countries including Africa, Cuba, and Haiti. He is the founder of The Safety Institute – a resource for organizations that want to create workplaces where it’s difficult to get hurt. In addition, it is a community of independent safety professionals who are committed to preventing every workplace injury. Carl is a certified safety professional and a certified management consultant.

Sample Topics:

  • Who Is Responsible for Safety?
  • Keeping Safety Simple
  • Hazard Recognition and Control Workshop
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“Carl Potter is a great asset to the Utility Industry. He has field work experience coupled with a safety degree and his CSP – certified safety professional – which makes him uniquely qualified to help utility companies with their safety programs. Carl has done front line supervisory training for us as well as Hazard Recognition training. He can connect with the field workers as well as the C-Suite. I highly recommend his work.”

Mark Hawley, Director of Safety

“Carl is a very dynamic speaker and presents his material well. His ability to relate to individuals in the electric utility industry is great. I always enjoy listening to Carl during his safety presentations and he always interacts with his audience.”

Senior Safety Manager , Western States Electric Utility

“Carl has the experience and credibility to make an impact. Having worked his way up in the trade gives him the ability to connect with the field employees doing the work. His caring demeanor for the trade translates very well. Carl is a true professional.”

Bruce Bolger, CSP and fellow safety professional